Beefy Boxes and Bandwidth Generously Provided by pair Networks
There's more than one way to do things
 
PerlMonks  

Re^4: Regex problem - (non)greedy?

by ikegami (Pope)
on Nov 14, 2013 at 14:38 UTC ( #1062597=note: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??


in reply to Re^3: Regex problem - (non)greedy?
in thread Regex problem - (non)greedy?

I expect he'd want "" for the first and "" for the second. As for the third, see my update.

Replies are listed 'Best First'.
Re^5: Regex problem - (non)greedy?
by hdb (Monsignor) on Nov 14, 2013 at 14:40 UTC

    The first one does not match as the OP contains two spaces at least between 'cd' and 'ghi'.

    Also what would he expect for 'cd cd ghi'?

      He clearly doesn't want the middle "cd" as that's his question.

        But he says the 'EF' would be a random text, so it could be 'cd' as well?

        And what about 'cd accd ghi'?

Log In?
Username:
Password:

What's my password?
Create A New User
Node Status?
node history
Node Type: note [id://1062597]
help
Chatterbox?
and all is quiet...

How do I use this? | Other CB clients
Other Users?
Others cooling their heels in the Monastery: (9)
As of 2017-09-19 12:16 GMT
Sections?
Information?
Find Nodes?
Leftovers?
    Voting Booth?
    During the recent solar eclipse, I:









    Results (220 votes). Check out past polls.

    Notices?